Where to begin? If you’re a licensee or a small business owner, you may ask yourself this question when you get started with Village Vesl. Fear not, as we’ve listed below six quick tips to help steer the small business owner in a positive direction.
PLANT AT LEAST THREE FLAGS FOR OPTIMAL REACH
Select strategic locations, such as in front of your store, on the highway, where large crowds typically gather, etc.
USE SMS WITH REGULARITY
Users receiving weekly notifications have 440% higher retention rates. Provide valuable messaging, and be sure not to oversaturate users.
INVITE YOUR EXISTING CUSTOMERS
If you collect your customers’ contact information (mobile no. or email address), invite them to the service.
CREATE A ‘GAMIFIED’ EXPERIENCE
Mix things up by creating scavenger hunts and other games to spice up the shopping experience (ask us for some pointers).
BECOME A POSTER
Make good use of the service’s Bulletin Board. Post noteworthy messages about your business to the entire community.
BE THE CHATTY TYPE
Encourage your customers to use the chat feature to engage directly with your business. Make the experience interactive. Ask questions over chat. Reward customers for participating.